La Isla Bonita
An enchanted and peaceful place with a laid-back atmosphere, Isla Mujeres is home to a few restaurants, some funky bars, lots of beaches and many activities and attractions including Dolphin Discovery encounters, submarine excursions, snorkeling, diving, kayaks, pedal boats, the Eco Caribe Turtle Hatchery, a lighthouse, Mayan ruins and the Mundaca Hacienda, an enormous estate built by an aging pirate in hopes of winning the heart of an island girl. The island is also famous for its gold jewelry and wonderful little shops. You can get to Isla Mujeres by car ferry, fast boat or tourist boat. Mopeds, bicycles and golf carts are available for rental.
Souvenirs from Paradise
A huge place filled with traditional handicrafts, souvenirs, goods and more, Mercado 28 (Market 28) is the place to go if you want to experience a typical Mexican market. At this popular souvenir market you will find more than 100 stores and shops will lots of them selling many of the same items found in the hotel zone, but at half the price. Mercado 28 also has an Internet café, a post office and typical Mexican food from fresh seafood to traditional tacos. Located in downtown Cancun off Yaxchilan and Sunyaxchen Aves.
Wide Open Spaces
An open-air mall with more than 150 specialty shopping and entertainment retailers, La Isla Shopping Village is the most recent and important entertainment center in Cancun, with a stunning architecture resembling a Caribbean village and divided by an astonishing river which flows up to the Nichupte lagoon. Here you will find popular retailers like Tommy Hilfiger, DKNY, Bvlgari, Nine West, and Guess, plus jewellery, restaurants, night clubs, movie theatres, a climbing wall, the Interactive Aquarium, and MayaVentura, an interactive labyrinth.
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